Lottery grants awarded to Shetland in 1999

31 matching grants found.

Date Recipient Amount Distributing Body
30 Nov 1999 Shetland Film Club

This group provides opportunities for the education of the public in the art of film and allied visual techniques. The grant will be used to fund film hire, venue hire, advertising, publicity, animator fees, travel and subsistence.

£500 Scottish Arts Council
30 Nov 1999 Shetland Knitting Club

This group provides opportunities for people to learn about and develop skills in knitting. The grant will be used to purchase materials and equipment and fund tutor fees, visits, demonstrations, advertising and travel expenses.

£3,000 Scottish Arts Council
30 Nov 1999 Bressay Community Action

This group co-ordinates projects and activities for the social, economic and environmental development of the local community. The grant will be used to purchase balls, hoops and a video and to fund instructors' fees and creche costs.

£2,146 Community Fund
30 Nov 1999 Sandveien Parents Project

This group provides adults with educational, recreational and cultural opportunities. The grant will be used to purchase equipment and to fund the costs of training courses and publicity.

£2,532 Community Fund
24 Nov 1999 Shetland Recreational Trust

Westside Leisure Centre

£250,000 Sport Scotland
15 Sep 1999 Shetland Amenity Trust

The Project Will Encourage Community Environmental Initiatives Throughout Shetland. Local Communities Will Be Supported To Identify Their Needs And Deliver Solutions, So That Independent Action Can Be Encouraged In The Longer Term. Innovative Work Is Al

£81,763 Community Fund
15 Sep 1999 Shetland Science and Technology Group

This project aims to raise awareness of science and technology through the provision of a science and technology fair. The one-year grant will provide for the construction of a planetarium, geology boxes, fees for freelance workers, general running expens

£43,068 Community Fund
15 Sep 1999 Dunrossness Central Public Hall

This project will benefit an isolated rural community by replacing the hall's existing inadequate heating system with a new oil fired system. An additional benefit of the new system is the capacity to heat only the rooms being used, which will greatly re

£22,972 Community Fund
15 Sep 1999 Bressay Community Action

This project will create a safe play environment for Bressay island children by building an enclosed play park with a range of equipment suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities. Seating and shelter will also be provided within the play area. The

£85,000 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Garden and Ecological Trail Sandwick

This group promotes and develops a community garden for the benefit of local people and as a fundraising resource for voluntary groups. The grant will be used to purchase a fairground organ and to fund shipping and insurance costs.

£3,500 Community Fund
14 Sep 1999 Whiteness and Weisdale Public Hall

This group provides a community resource for local people. The grant will be used to fund replacement of windows, installation of double glazing and wall cavity insulation.

£5,000 Community Fund
1 Sep 1999 Shetland Islands

The award has provided training to ensure that teachers and school librarians are equipped with the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills to make sound decisions about when and how to use ICT effectively in teaching.

£137,160 New Opportunities Fund
25 Jun 1999 Shetland Guild of Spinners Weavers and Dyers

This group provides members with the opportunity to learn about or develop skills in the crafts of spinning, knitting, weaving and dyeing. The grant will be used to fund research, travel, marketing, sessional staff, the production of lace samples and phot

£4,200 Scottish Arts Council
25 Jun 1999 Yell Arts and Crafts Development Association

This group provides opportunities for local people to develop their arts and craft skills. The grant will be used to fund advertising, marketing, workshops, tutors' fees, venue hire and travel expenses.

£2,000 Scottish Arts Council
25 Jun 1999 SaS

This group provides practical support and information to local people. The grant will be used to fund the costs of workshops and art therapy.

£2,220 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 South Mainland Youth Exchange Group

This group provides opportunities for young people to participate in international youth exchanges. The grant will be used to fund the costs of venue hire, workshops, transport and accommodation.

£2,870 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Lunnasting School and Community Garden

This group provides opportunities for local people to develop and maintain the community garden. The grant will be used to fund a mosaic, planting materials, dry stone walling, wooden sculptures, a sundial and mural.

£3,600 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Unst Show

This group promotes an annual agricultural show for the benefit of the community. The grant will be used to purchase trailers and hurdles.

£2,668 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Unst Youth Centre Trust

This group provides budget accommodation for youth groups, schools, people with disabilities and travellers. The grant will be used to purchase beds, crockery, cutlery and curtains and to fund labour costs.

£2,708 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Unst Festival Committee

This group organises an annual festival for the benefit of the local community. The grant will be used to fund travel, entertainment and advertising costs.

£4,750 Community Fund
25 Jun 1999 Fetlar Museum Trust

This group provides opportunities for people to take an interest in local history and collects, records and exhibits articles of historical interest. The grant will be used to purchase display materials, a scanner and to fund the costs of software upgrade

£5,000 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jun 1999 Unst History Group

This group provides opportunities for the preservation and promotion of the natural and social heritage of the local area. The grant will be used to fund the costs of printing, delivery, distribution and advertising of a booklet.

£2,308 Heritage Lottery Fund
25 Jun 1999 Westside Boys' Club

This group provides growth and personal development opportunities for young people through sporting and recreational activities. The grant will be used to purchase a snooker table.

£4,750 Sport Scotland
25 Jun 1999 Unst Squash Club

This group provides opportunities for the local community to participate in squash and offers coaching at all levels of the sport. The grant will be used to fund travel and accommodation costs.

£2,500 Sport Scotland
17 Jun 1999 Shetland Community Bike Project

This project will provide skills development opportunities and confidence building activities for people experiencing drug and alcohol dependency and mental health problems. The project will provide training in bicycle building and maintenance. The three

£64,782 Community Fund
13 May 1999 Shetland Arts Trust

Towards two-year project to develop traditional dance activity increasing access for tourists amd communities

£35,897 Scottish Arts Council
30 Mar 1999 Yell Film and Video Group

This group provides opportunities for local people to participate in film and video making. The grant will be used to purchase camcorders, microphones, editing system, leads and video tapes and to fund advertising costs.

£5,000 Scottish Arts Council
12 Feb 1999 Shetland Family History Society

This group provides opportunities for people to participate in and explore aspects of their local history. The grant will be used to fund preparation and publication costs.

£4,049 Heritage Lottery Fund
12 Feb 1999 Sullom Voe Sub-Aqua Club

This group encourages and fosters the development of scuba diving and provides opportunities for local people to develop their competence. The grant will be used to fund the construction of a timber floored area.

£4,000 Sport Scotland
10 Feb 1999 Unst Heritage Trust

Community organised events celebrating the positive and valuable aspects of the Unst's culture heritage and environment. Includes Viking archaeological trail and crafts.

£16,819 Millennium Commission
10 Feb 1999 Shetland Agricultural Show Society

Show celebrating Shetland's agricultural and wider heritage involving the participation of local schools community groups and societies.

£9,619 Millennium Commission